Blog post: How robots, artificial intelligence and machine learning will affect employment and public policy

By the Brookings Institution

Oct 27, 2015

While emerging technologies can improve the speed, quality, and cost of available goods and services, they may also displace large numbers of workers. This possibility challenges the traditional benefits model of tying health care and retirement savings to jobs.

In an economy that employs dramatically fewer workers, we need to think about how to deliver benefits to displaced workers. 

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